If the two of you love all things floral and have always fancied having a go at arranging flowers properly, then this workshop in Hackney, London, is ideal. With hands-on experience and guidance from a qualified florist, you can create and proudly take home your bouquet of beautiful flowers. This informal workshop is rich in expert advice and tricks of the trade. The session starts with an introduction taking you through the essentials of flower arranging from choosing the perfect flowers and colour palette, to how to keep your blooms in tip-top condition. You will also look at contemporary and traditional styles and are given expert advice on how to make a hand-tied bouquet. You are sure to enjoy this flower arranging class and will no doubt be happy with your floral results.
What's Included? An introduction to all aspects of choosing and arranging flowers. An introduction to contemporary and traditional styles. A step-by-step demonstration and the opportunity to make your own bouquet. All flowers, foliage and equipment are provided. Tea and cake. Experience gift pack including personalised voucher and message card. Cancellation indemnity.
- Get hands-on experience and guidance from a qualified florist
- Create and proudly take home your bouquet of beautiful flowers
- All flowers, foliage and equipment are provided
What happens on the day? You will be greeted by your florist for the day and join your class to get started. After a briefing and discussion on several flower arranging principles the step-by-step demonstration will begin. It's then your turn to get creative whilst the experienced team are alongside to assist you. With beautiful wrapping available to finish off your creations you are sure to leave with an impressive bouquet you can enjoy at home. After the session you are welcome to admire one another's masterpieces over a cup of tea and delicious cake - what a treat.
Participant guidelines - Minimum age 12 (under 18s need to be accompanied by a paying adult). There are no disabled facilities and stairs are involved when arriving at the venue. The experience content, equipment used and restrictions may vary.
Availability - The experience takes place on selected Saturday and Sunday mornings from February to December. We recommend you book at least four weeks in advance to ensure that dates are available. All bookings are subject to availability. Please allow approximately 2 hours for the whole experience.
What should I wear? You are advised to dress comfortably.
Additional information - Everyone takes home their flower arrangements as well as a group photo. All flowers, foliage and equipment are provided. A notebook and camera is useful for participants to bring along.